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24/02/13 - Wigan Warriors v London Broncos - KO 3pm


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Poll: Who will win? (18 member(s) have cast votes)

Who will win?

  1. Voted Wigan Warriors (15 votes [83.33%])

    Percentage of vote: 83.33%

  2. London Broncos (3 votes [16.67%])

    Percentage of vote: 16.67%

  3. Draw (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

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#1 John Drake

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 08:48 AM

Discuss the game here.

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#2 hindle xiii

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 08:54 AM

Wigan, by 36.

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#3 Kenny Bania

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 09:42 AM

Wigan, by 36.


No odds available yet, but I reckon the handicap line will be there or thereabouts.

A stroll in the park for Wigan.

#4 nadera78

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 10:20 AM

I'd think 36 is being generous to London tbh.
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#5 Exiled Wiganer

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 10:34 AM

Wigan should be fine, but surely London must start playing to their potential soon?

#6 hindle xiii

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 10:42 AM

I'd think 36 is being generous to London tbh.

36 clear, 48-12 something like that.

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#7 Kenny Bania

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 10:43 AM

I'd think 36 is being generous to London tbh.


You'll rarely see a handicap much bigger than that in Super League though. Same fixture last year had London as 26pt 'dogs.

#8 nadera78

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:29 AM

Wigan should be fine, but surely London must start playing to their potential soon?


They are playing to their potential. The Aussies clearly don't give a monkey's about playing for the club, they're only here to earn some cash and have a look around Europe (Dorn and Gower excepted). The northerners only come down here because no-one at home will touch them due to talent / injuries. The southerners are inexperienced and out of their depth. And we have a coach who undoubtedly reads the game very well but indulges in nonsensical management-speak and is far too trusting of his players and their motivation for being here.

Wigan to win big.
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#9 Magic XIII

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 12:06 PM

They are playing to their potential. The Aussies clearly don't give a monkey's about playing for the club, they're only here to earn some cash and have a look around Europe (Dorn and Gower excepted). The northerners only come down here because no-one at home will touch them due to talent / injuries. The southerners are inexperienced and out of their depth. And we have a coach who undoubtedly reads the game very well but indulges in nonsensical management-speak and is far too trusting of his players and their motivation for being here.

Wigan to win big.


Great summary, except the bit about Dorn.

#10 Quinskolar

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 12:51 PM

Last season the score was 42-30 so anything is possible. Wigan could rest players and still win easy.

#11 Chronicler of Chiswick

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 03:19 PM

Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear :( Having said that there was the occasion when we went to the DW with just as low expectations, were something like 26-2 down at half time and came back to win. Ah, well, one can but dream!

#12 Viking Warrior

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:59 AM

bit of a no brainer wigan by 30
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#13 Bleep1673

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:03 AM

Wigan by >40
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#14 GIANTSTRIDES

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 03:39 PM

Wigan look a very good side and London a very poor one, score could be very bad.
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#15 brooza

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 04:26 PM

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#16 Futtocks

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 04:29 PM

It'd be just our luck if the Broncos chose this weekend to wake up.

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#17 Kenny Bania

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Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:10 PM

Handicap is 28pts at the moment. Tempted by that.

#18 1976PMJwires

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 07:42 AM

London to start their season
























not a chance...... Wigan by 50

#19 hindle xiii

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:08 PM

London squad: Chris Bailey, Mark Bryant, Michael Channing, Matt Cook, Liam Colbon, Kieran Dixon, Luke Dorn, Ben Fisher, Craig Gower, Anthonio Kaufusi, Olsi Krasniqi, Tommy Lee, Will Lovell, Chris Melling, Chad Randall, Shane Rodney, Dan Sarginson, Scott Wheeldon, Michael Witt.

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#20 hindle xiii

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:11 PM

Wigan squad: Greg Burke, Josh Charnley, Dom Crosby, Gil Dudson, Liam Farrell, Ben Flower, Blake Green, Jack Hughes, Michael McIlorum, Lee Mossop, Sean O'Loughlin, Sam Powell, Pat Richards, Matty Smith, Scott Taylor, Iain Thornley, Logan Tomkins, Sam Tomkins, Chris Tuson.

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